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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 3%
Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:37 AM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:36 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, April 8, 2013 at 21:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 3° 55' North
Longitude: 156° 28' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.25 meters/second, 1613.7 km/hour, 1002.7 miles/hour or 871.3 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.71 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 31' 43.2"1002.69 miwest0° 11' 03.8"12.67 minorth1002.66 mi
24 hours11° 17' 47.3"779.63 mieast4° 16' 15.2"293.50 minorth830.51 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiTue 11:14 AM246 km153 miles133 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluMon 11:14 AM1931 km1200 miles1043 nmNorth N
FakaofoTue 10:14 AM2200 km1367 miles1188 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandMon 9:14 AM2264 km1407 miles1222 nmWest W
PapeeteMon 11:14 AM2490 km1547 miles1345 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ApiaTue 10:14 AM2590 km1610 miles1399 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaMon 11:14 AM2805 km1743 miles1515 nmSouth S
AlofiMon 10:14 AM2937 km1825 miles1586 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiTue 9:14 AM3030 km1882 miles1636 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaTue 9:14 AM3406 km2117 miles1839 nmWest W
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